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How To Protect Your Furniture From Pets

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Step 1: Be consistent
Be consistent. If you don’t want animals on the couch, don’t make any exceptions. A stern “Off!” while pointing a dog to his bed should work for pooches. Cats will catch on if you repeat “No” in a loud voice as you physically remove them.

Step 2: Otherwise occupy them
Make sure your couch isn’t the only appealing thing to chew and claw by providing a scratching post for your cat and chew toys for your dog.

Tip
Cats respond best to bribery, so give Kitty a food treat every time she uses the post. As for Fido, give him a snack activity ball, which contains a dog treat inside.

Step 3: Repel them
Spray citrus- or mint-scented repellant on furniture to dissuade your four-legged friends from getting anywhere near them.

Step 4: Unnerve them
Make hopping on your good furniture unnerving for pets by covering the pieces with something unpleasant. Netting works will with cats, who hate snagging their nails. Bubble wrap or sticky paper will annoy both cats and dogs.

Step 5: Cover them
Cover your bed, sofa, and chairs with inexpensive throws, washable slipcovers, or those padded blankets that professional movers use.

Step 6: Barricade them
Install decorative iron gates or Dutch doors at the entries to rooms you want to keep off-limits to pets.

Did You Know?
Seventy percent of Americans view their pets as “companions” or “small children.”

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25 Responses to “How To Protect Your Furniture From Pets”

  1. MoonFive6 says:

    WHERE THE … WHERE THE WILL I GET THE GATES???

  2. microrapter9 says:

    ik
     ik
    

  3. microrapter9 says:

    oh oh

  4. tonyantonio2 says:

    actuqally 9 minths … actuqally 9 minths lol

  5. tonyantonio2 says:

    actually no but … actually no but this was 9 years ago -.-

  6. microrapter9 says:

    I bet there was a … I bet there was a top comment when you posted yours

  7. sophia malcomber says:

    not for a puppy, … not for a puppy, for the cat
    the treat ball and toys for the puppy!!
    lol

  8. 1crackit says:

    Oh…Wait I Did Not … Oh…Wait I Did Not Watch All The Video When I Wrote That My Fault Sorry Lol…!!

  9. 1crackit says:

    A Scratching Post … A Scratching Post For A Puppy How Weird……O__o

  10. The10Games says:

    what dog is that? … what dog is that? an english bulldog or a french one?

  11. isidora121minime says:

    don’t u need a pet? don’t u need a pet?

  12. WishingBabyX says:

    BUBBLE WRAPS?! NO. BUBBLE WRAPS?! NO.

  13. PcGameHunter says:

    You will need a dog … You will need a dog and the ability to speak
    Step 1: Say you break it you buy it
    Did you know Knifes cut ?

  14. Tigerheart08 says:

    Is this a joke? Or … Is this a joke? Or r they serious? Who wants to take the time to put bubble rap or somthing ALLLLLLL over there 7 sets of couches or something for like 4 monthes?

  15. goodguitaristatmetal says:

    Three quarters … Three quarters isn’t seventy percent xD

  16. 2000Louiemega says:

    getting thumbs up … getting thumbs up for drawing pics huh ~~~~~~~~~,there its a snake

  17. fairfresh says:

    How about if it is … How about if it is a parrot?

  18. tonyantonio2 says:

    No top comment? … No top comment?Here is my chance…hi?

  19. YouLoseAndGetSpam says:

    Cats are ninjas, … Cats are ninjas, dogs are brutes

  20. dolicol says:

    I can not see what … I can not see what you need because of the big blue sign :/

  21. CatFurnitureToday says:

    Good advice! Animal … Good advice! Animal furniture and treats are much less expensive in the long run than replacing your furniture! 🙂 Furr children need their own things too!

  22. sladunkaAa says:

    ohh yaah do you … ohh yaah do you wont me to get my heeld shoes and his you with the heel in the head when i brake into your head, i will laugh as hard as i can mmk?

  23. armagedon279 says:

    Right Right

  24. Runner954954954 says:

    ITS A JOKE DUMBASS! ITS A JOKE DUMBASS!

  25. TheNickloyd says:

    I will accept that … I will accept that cookie ummmmm cookie.

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